If you are using AFPEx for the first time, please download
the most recent version of Java available here. Once you have
installed Java, you will then be able to access the system by
clicking on the 'Login to AFPEx' link above.
For more information on using AFPEx, please take a look at
the links to the left.
AFPEx uses the Java environment to function which allows the
application to run across multiple Operating Systems (Windows,
Apple Mac, Linux). Sadly, the Apple iOS and Andriod
operating systems do not support Java, so the application will
not function on mobile devices that use these (iPad, iPhone,
The Aeronautical Flight Planning Exchange (AFPEx) application
is an internet based AFTN client. It's purpose is to
provide the UK aviation community with access to the
Aeronautical Fixed Telecommunications Network (AFTN) via the
internet to exchange messages regarding flight safety.
The AFPEx user community encompasses nearly all areas of the aviation industry including: Air Traffic Control, Airline Operators, Handling Agents, Flying Clubs and Private Pilots. The application is currently free for UK residents to use (excluding the Channel Islands).
AFPEx has been designed to look like a standard e-mail
program using an Inbox/Outbox; and standard message
templates to allow users to quickly and accurately populate
forms for onward transmission.